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Name Official number Flag IMO
GLANTON FIRTH  142859  GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1920  01/1920  02/1920 
Vessel type Vessel description
Coaster   Steel Screw Steamer  
Builder Yard Yard no
Ardrossan Dry Dock & Shipbuilding Co Ltd, Ardrossan   307 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
499 grt / 204 nrt / 161.4 ft  25.2 ft  9.7 ft   
Engine builder Aitchison, Blair Ltd., Clydebank
Engine detail
T.3-cyl. (13”, 21” & 34” x 24”) 51rhp, 1Screw 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Cheviot Coasters (G.T.Gillie & Co.), Newcastle  Newcastle NSW   
Other names
1920 GLANTON - 1921 PTARMIGAN - 1938 ASSUAN  
Subsequent owner and registration history
1920 Renamed GLANTON, (G. T. Gillie Ltd, managers).
1921 General Steam Navigation Company Ltd, and renamed PTARMIGAN
1938 Harrison, Thornton & Company Ltd., London, and renamed ASSUAN.
1939 Gordonia Freighters Ltd., (J. S. Gordon & Company, managers).
 
Vessel history
 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1943  Sank 17/10/1943 
Disposal Detail
Capsized and sank 7 miles E by S of Longstone on a voyage from Sunderland to Stromness with coal. 
 

 



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